Landscape & Garden Design
How often to clip a new hedge
Tip pruning will help the hedge grow bushier. I find it helps to have a string line or wall to measure the height you want. This might need to be adjusted at different…
Tree help (Victoria)
I was hoping someone could give me some suggestions for a tree? I know NOTHING about them, and am happy to research but need some suggestions to start me off!…
Lilly Pilly dying in same area
If it's not physical damage, ie ring barking from line trimmer as mentioned above, or herbicide damage (from the lawn) then it's the soil.
Check the PH
HELP! Lawn Questions
Thanks for the replies. We went to a garden centre and what we're trying 1st is to spray the grass to kill the weeds. It seems to kind of be working. The dandelion weeds…
Buffalo lawn-patchy. Help?
Give it a good feed and water in. Also agree to potential fungus attack.
Also only water in the morning.
There are many varieties available. They are deciduous though. We have a combination of evergreen and deciduous trees to complement each other. The crabapple we have a…
Yeah they are extensive like any tree when they are huge, these ones aren't huge.
Seriously though, get a qualified arborist to inspect the trees. It won't cost much,…
My not so sweet viburnum
aus_buster how'd you Sweet Vib end up? I've just planted 10 and they are suffering quite badly from "sunburn".
Nov 27, 2016 10:55 pm
Stone retaining wall - advice needed
Hi, just bumping this thread again. I have decided to go with a dry stack wall as I have found enough large rocks to do the job. I have read many varying opinions on…
Nov 14, 2016 9:18 pm
Tree Removal in Brisbane
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Nov 09, 2016 11:57 am
Dark coloured liquid limestone
I'm looking to resurface (i.e. spray) the tiles in my bathroom before I sell the house. I was hoping someone could recommend a company in Perth that does good quality…
Hi there lads, I've got a quick question about this beauty product I found for killing nut grass - "Sedgehammer".
The instructions say mix 1.3g into approx 10L and that…
Front porch accessibility
Thanks! Thinking of doing that, 190mm step from driveway with 1.2m wide pathway across, one step to porch, and at the end of the porch (base of the pillar) another 190mm step.
soil amendments - Sydney siders
I am currently just about to start the process of removing/replacing existing lawn in backyard.
I am doing it all this week and was also in two minds…
I put sown a whole bag of seamungos on my buffalo turf today its the plant variety as its all I could get. I just picked up handfuls and chucked it etc then…
Timber Retaining Wall
Timber is cheaper, and can look quite nice. Just be prepared to possibly have to do some maintenance or replacement of the wood in a few years. Also, don't let the soil…
Rendered front fence
Our house is hopefully about to start getting built.
I am considering getting our front fence done in a brick (cinder block?) Rendered look.
Who type of trade…
Buffalo sod worm/army worm attack
On your second link I have the white ones shown that look like witch grubs. I'm pretty sure its probably going to turn into a plagu population that's why I would…
Required compost for new lawn.
Thanks for the info. So you are saying you don't really enrich the soil as it is just sand which holds no water and nutrients?
Plants around Pool
For the last couple weeks my wife and I have been visiting websites and places such as Bunnings and Master for plants around the pool area.
Basically we love…
We have chosen a mature non fruiting pear for the front garden Nth aspect and three mature liquid ambers on the street verge Eastern aspect. We're on a corner block. They…
Laying new turf queries
Lynne, thank you for your reply and checking with your husband, that seems like it would be the ideal alternative, if we can simply dig out and get rid of the old top…
Can some one please advice whether this is leaf curl fungus (Taphrina deformans) that has affected our nectarine tree?
Please advice how it can be treated / avoided…
Pulling out Magnolia Little
Thanks for that.
Yes I agree. Wasn't thinking of asking much at all but just wasn't sure if anyone would be interested. I may just list them and be upfront and say they…